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REPORT: China Is Planning A Massive Overhaul Of Its Bond Market

[credit provider=”REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon” url=”http://pictures.reuters.com/C.aspx?VP3=SearchResult_VPage&VBID=2C04WNV8N16KZ&SMLS=1&RW=1616&RH=848#/SearchResult_VPage&VBID=2C04WNV8N1TOH&SMLS=1&RW=1616&RH=848&PN=1″] China is planning an overhaul of its bond market, according to an exclusive report by Reuters’ Nick Edwards and Benjamin Kang Lam.This is part of the Communist Party’s attempt to raise money for its 40 trillion yuan ($6.4 trillion) urbanization program, according to the report.
REPORT: China Is Planning A Massive Overhaul Of Its Bond Market
Markets

Urbanization Won’t Save The Chinese Economy

[credit provider=”Guang Niu/Getty Images” url=”http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/chinese-labourers-work-at-a-construction-site-in-the-news-photo/52452647″] In nearly every public speech since the leadership handover, Li Keqiang, who will take over as premier in March, has spoke about the importance of urbanization as a new growth engine.Societe Generale’s Wei Yao however writes that the impact of urbanization has been “misunderstood and […]
Urbanization Won’t Save The Chinese Economy
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China Is Killing Its Most Important Animals

[credit provider=”Arran ET/Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/arran_edmonstone_photography/4991888939/”] China is killing its animals.  Tigers, pandas, elephants, alligators, and at least eight other keystone species have been pushed to the brink in the past decades amid the country’s aggressive city growth, a new study from the World Wildlife Fund revealed Wednesday.  
China Is Killing Its Most Important Animals